Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Baltics, Brexit, China, Eastern Europe, Environment, EU, NATO, Nuclear,
Poland, Russia, Syria, Technology, Turkey, UK, Ukraine, US

Eastern Europe/China - Why is Eastern Europe Silent on China? Edward Lucas, Center for European Policy Analysis
US/Turkey/Syria - Five things to know about Trump's decision on Syria, Turkey and the Kurds, Rebecca Kheel, Ellen Mitchell, The Hill
Baltics/NATO - The Breakaways: A Retrospective on the Baltic Road to NATO, Andris Banka, War on the Rocks
Technology/Nuclear - Dual-use distinguishability: How 3D-printing shapes the security dilemma for nuclear programs, Tristan A. Volpe, Journal of Strategic Studies
Nuclear - New START Treaty Data Shows Treaty Keeping Lid On Strategic Nukes, Hans M. Kristensen, Federation of American Scientists
Ukraine - Ukraine's Geopolitical Importance Is Getting Lost, James Stavridis, Bloomberg
Ukraine - Trump’s Gambit Highlights Ukraine’s Problems With the Rule of Law, Orysia Lutsevych, Chatham House
US/Russia - 'Another Trump Gift to Putin': Former Diplomats Horrified by Administration's Reported Plans to Ditch Open Skies Treaty With Russia, David Brennan, Newsweek
Russia - Top Secret Russian Unit Seeks to Destabilize Europe, Security Officials Say, Michael Schwirtz, New York Times
Russia - The New Potemkin Village: Russia in the Far East, Stephen Blank, Eurasia Daily Monitor
EU - Europe’s Geo-Economic Commission, Jana Puglierin, Niklas Helwig, Berlin Policy Journal
EU/UK/Brexit - Odds of a Brexit Deal Fade as Boris Johnson and Angela Merkel Clash, Stephen Castle, New York Times
Poland - Poland Parliamentary Elections and a Looming Hungarian Scenario, Slawomir Sierakowski, German Council on Foreign Relations
Environment - The Hole in the Ozone Layer Is Being Super Weird—but in a Good Way, George Dvorsky, Gizmodo

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